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Class of 2018 Graduation Festivities

[vc_row padding="no-padding"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Now that the 2018 school year is under way, you may be turning your attention to graduation activities. Please review the following information about all upcoming activities and events as your senior concludes their high school experience. We look forward to celebrating this important occasion.  Be sure to check back frequently as we update this page as more details unfold.[/vc_column_text][cs_alert type="danger" icon="fa-exclamation-triangle"]Still need to order a cap & gown?.  All seniors participating in commencement will need 4 items:
  • Cap
  • Gown
  • Tassel
  • Stole
This 4 piece grad unit can be found on line 27 of the order form for $47.00.  You have 3 ways to order:  By phone at 1.800.567.8367, by mail (address on order form), or online from the Josten's website.  If you already have a (red) cap & gown, you can order the tassel and stole separately.  Go to  Jostens.com to see the complete line of graduation items available.  AP Capes and Honor Cords will be available from the school in May.[/cs_alert][cs_alert type="info" icon="im-spinner12"]Please check back frequently as we update each tab (Ceremony, Other Events, Important Dates, Other Information) on this post as new information becomes available.[/cs_alert][vc_tabs][vc_tab title="Ceremony" tab_id="1459545338-2-32" icon="fa-graduation-cap"][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]

Graduation Ceremony

June 20, 2018 | 2:00 pm | Alaska Airlines Arena @ Hec Ed

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Tickets

Tickets are required for all guests over the age of 2. All graduates will receive 4 complimentary tickets.  All guests over the age of 2 must have a ticket for admission to graduation.  Extra tickets will be on sale online mid-April – early June, price TBD.[/vc_column_text][cs_divider width="50%"][vc_column_text]

Location

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Graduation Pictures

Are Mom and Dad getting nervous that they won’t be able to take a good picture on graduation night?  Fear not! A photographer from Grad Images will be at your ceremony to take a candid photograph of you at your special moment of recognition! They will take a photo of every graduate as they cross the stage, as well as other photos during the ceremony. You will receive a free passport-sized digital proof of this photo 5-7 days following the ceremony. To pre-register your email address prior to the ceremony, Grad Images and click on pre-event registration.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tab][vc_tab title="Other Events" tab_id="1459545338-3-48" icon="im-trophy-star"][vc_column_text]

Senior Prom

June 9, 2018 | 9:00 p.m. | Location TBA

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Baccalaureate

Date TBD | Time TBD | Place TBD

Baccalaureate is a celebration for Newport Seniors, families and friends in an intimate setting to pause, reflect, and honor on this rite of passage. This event is free. We thank Newport High School PTSA for their sponsorship. Please contact Lisa Shank (newporthighptsa@gmail.com) for questions or to help out with refreshments.[/vc_column_text][cs_divider width="50%"][vc_column_text]

Senior Awards

June 19, 2018 | Time TBD | Newport High School PAC

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Senior Video

June 19, 2018 | Time TBD | Newport High School PAC

Attention seniors! Want to remember the great times you have shared with friends over the past years? Then start collecting your photos for the senior video.  We need pictures of everyone in our graduating class so that we can create a recollection including every student in the class of 2018!  Information for turning in your photos will be provided after 1st semester.
  • Everyone MUST be included in the video so get your pictures in right away!
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Grad Knight Celebration

June 20, 2018

The annual Grad Knight Celebration is an all-night event for seniors only (and adult chaperones). Newport PTSA coordinates this exciting and safe all-night celebration.  This is an evening filled with friends, food, games, prizes and the making of many great memories.  For more information, visit Gradknight.com. Come celebrate this once-in-a-lifetime event following graduation and have a great time with your class! To keep you and your personal belongings safe…
  1. No cell phones or iPods can come with you
  2. No purses, wallets or backpacks
  3. Leave your cars at home too. Tired teens won’t be driving home, that’s where our parents come into play.
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Important Dates

Event Date & Time Location
Senior Meeting with Josten's - Grad Packets November 1, 1:30 pm PAC
Senior Class Photo November 1, 2:00 pm Main Gym or Football Field
Josten's at NHS to collect graduation order forms November 6, 7, both lunches Commons
Then & Now, & Siblings Photos online submission for yearbook - school code newport (lowercase) www.hjeshare.com Deadline: December 14, 2017 Label description "Then & Now or Siblings"
Senior Baby Ads for yearbook (deadline, January 12, 2018) Now through 1/12/18 Click here for instructions
Extra Grad Tickets go on Sale online only, price TBD - no limit (All seniors receive 4 complimentary tickets) Mid April – Mid June Touchbase
Honor Cords/AP Capes Sales begin (You’ll have the fee on your account if eligible) Mid April - June 5 Touchbase
Josten's at NHS for Grad Announcement Distribution April 18, after school Commons
Senior Music Auditions April 25th, 2:00 pm Choir room
Knight Valor Hours due May Naviance
Prom Ticket Sales TBD Commons
Senior Video Pictures due TBD
Senior Prom June 9, 9 pm - 12 am TBA
Cap & Gown/Honor Cord/AP Cape/Yearbook Distribution (All fines must be paid to pick-up yearbook) June 6, 1:30 pm Commons
Baccalaureate (PTSA-sponsored Inspirational Event) TBD TBD
Senior Finals TBD Newport
Grad Ticket Distribution (last minute purchases avail. at ticket booth) TBD 8:30 am - 2:30 pm NHS Stadium Ticket booth
Senior Awards (Parent Coffee Hour at 8:30 a.m.) TBD PAC
Alphabet/Video/Lunch/Assembly TBD PAC/Cafeteria/Gym
Graduation Practice - MANDATORY Details will be provided at a later date TBD NHS
Graduation Ceremony June 20, 2:00 pm Alaska Airlines Arena
Grad Knight (visit www.gradknight.com for more info) June 20, evening It’s always a surprise!
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Daily Bulletin – Friday, February 16, 2018

Daily Bulletin – Friday, February 16, 2018   Click here to reach the Bellevue School District website or here for the Newport High School website   No School – Mid-Winter Break: Monday, February 19, 2018 – Friday, February 23, 2018   New Information For the safety of all - Please follow all traffic signs when you are on campus. At this time there are no further parking permits available.   Happy Lunar New Year! Join us for a traditional New Year celebration for the Year of the Dog with lots of food and fun. Come and experience the traditions and history of Chinese New Year in room 1114 today after school.   Hi Newport.  If you identify as a guy, and would like to participate in the PowerPuff Volleyball Class Competition, please sign up outside of room 2123.  Practices will take place on February 27th and 28th, and the tournament will be on Thursday, March 1st.  Make sure all forms are turn in to the ASB Secretary’s office by the February 27th.   AP Registration! TODAY is the deadline to register for AP exams and for scholarship. Registration is online at www.TotalRegistration.net/AP/480071 STUDENTS MUST REGISTER ONLINE BEFORE YOU PAY. Registration Deadline: February 16th Scholarship Deadline:  February 16th (pick up form in Main Office) Payment Deadline:  March 1st Exam Price and payment options:  $94 per exam with the exception of Capstone Research $142.  Two options to pay: Online through BSD www.bsd405.org/pay or payment to the Accountant. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Rooney (rooneyj@bsd405.org) or in the Counseling Center.   Registration for spring sports is now open on FamilyID.com. The first day of all spring sports will be February 26, 2018, which is immediately after the mid-winter break. Check the Newport High Athletics webpage to see what sports are offered during the spring season.   This Week’s Student Events and Activities  Please join us for an NTV Girl's Breakfast! This event is for 9th - 11th grade students interested in learning about the media & video production classes offered at Newport High School. Come to room 2412 on Wednesday, February 28th from 7:30am to 8:15am. FREE breakfast provided! RSVP is recommended but not required. For more information or to RSVP please contact Mrs. Lopez-Kopp in the library or via email at lopezk@bsd405.org.   It is almost time to register for next year’s classes. The music department has a new elective called “Introductory Band and Orchestra” that is designed for students that want to play an instrument but have not taken a music ensemble class in high school. When you get your registration materials the week after break, consider signing up for this course if this sounds like something you might be interested in. If you want more information, you can talk to your counselor or talk to Mr. Mahaffey in room 1221.   General Information  The Boys and Girls Club offers a free ongoing academic support program for students who are struggling with their grades. Students check in with a mentor once a week during the school day at Newport High School and come up with a plan for how to bring their grades up. Each week the mentor conducts grade checks and works with students to set goals. If you are interested, please contact Rachel Brown at rbrown@bgcbellevue.org OR stop by the library on Fridays and ask for Rachel. Website: http://www.bgcbellevue.org/Programs/Teens/BE-Great-Graduate   Get a Hot Breakfast Every Morning at Newport - Remember that our cafeteria serves hot breakfast every morning starting at 8 AM for a small fee paid with your district lunch account. Students using the free and reduced-price meal program can use that for breakfast.  An Express Lunch is offered on Wednesday during the nutritional break at 11:35 AM.   Dates to Remember: No School – Mid-Winter Break: Monday, February 19, 2018 – Friday, February 23, 2018 Parent Information Night – for CURRENT NHS Students-Grades 9, 10 & 11: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 6pm Spring Sports Parent Knight: Thursday, March 1, 2018 at 6:30pm in the Lecture Hall (PAC) Power Puff Volleyball: Friday, March 2, 2018, at 6pm in the Newport High Main Gym Follies Performance at Newport High School: Friday, March 2, 2018 and Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 7pm Parent Information Night for 8th Grade Parents (2018-2019 School Year – your student will be in 9th Grade): Monday, March 5, 2018 at 6:30pm at Newport High School.   KCLS News  The King County Library System (KCLS) offers free support for high school students and families. Check out the course descriptions, locations, dates and times using this link: King County Library System-Life After High School Resources.   With a KCLS student account your student ID now provides you with instant access to all of the online resources that KCLS offers. Use your student account to download an eBook or get homework help! Questions? Contact schoolcards@kcls.org   Counseling Center  Visit the Counseling Center webpage for resources and information. Scholarship - Go to Naviance. Community Service Opportunities - Click here for a listing: NHS Community Service Listings   College & Career Center News Visit the College & Career Center webpage for news and information.   NHS Clubs  Clubs and Activities - http://bsd405.org/nhs/knights/activities-clubs/   Athletics & ASB Activities  Website Links: http://www.kingcoathletics.com/index.php?pid=0.7.67.0.300   PTSA – Notes  PTA website: http://newportptsa.org/   Knight Valor is a Newport High School PTSA program designed to recognize students who have completed at least 100 community service hours ‘above’ the 40 hours required by the Bellevue School District for graduation.  Guidelines regarding acceptable community service hours for Knight Valor is consistent with those of the Bellevue School District.  Community service is any service that is done for schools, non-profit agencies and/or religious organizations.   More information on community service can be found using this link: http://bsd405.org/nhs/counseling/community-service/   Community service hours must be recorded, submitted, and approved in Naviance.  Students may reach out to Mrs. Aldridge in the counseling center for assistance before school or during lunch if assistance is needed when using Naviance. All community service hours must be ‘approved’ by May 23, 2018.  The PTSA may not be able to recognize students who submit their hours after this date. Beginning in 2018, students are no longer required to ‘apply’ for Knight Valor awards.  Juniors & seniors who have a minimum of 140 community service hours by May 23, 2018 will automatically be recognized unless the student specifically requests not to be recognized.  Juniors who qualify for Knight Valor will receive a certificate.  Seniors will receive a certificate, a pin, and they will be recognized in the graduation brochure.   Note: If community service hours are not entered into Naviance or if hours have been submitted to supervisors but have not been approved, those hours will not be considered.   Thus, only approved hours will be considered. Students who does not wish to be recognized as a Knight Valor award recipient must send an email to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com Questions or inquiries should be sent to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com.   Newport High School PTSA is enrolling all members on-line using PT-Avenue.  No more forms to complete.  Please click here to self-register.  Questions? Contact NHS PTSA.   Parents: Sign up to receive class specific information from your PTSA Class Liaison. Contact your liaison via the email below: Class of 2018 (Senior) - newporths2018@gmail.com  Class of 2019 (Junior) - newportclass2019@gmail.com  Class of 2020 (Sophomore) – nhsclassof2020@gmail.com Class of 2021 (Freshman) – newporthighptsa@gmail.com

Daily Bulletin – February 15, 2018

Daily Bulletin – Thursday, February 15, 2018   Click here to reach the Bellevue School District website or here for the Newport High School website   No School – Mid-Winter Break: Monday, February 19, 2018 – Friday, February 23, 2018   New Information   For the safety of all - Please follow all traffic signs when you are on campus. At this time there are no further parking permits available.   Registration for spring sports is now open on FamilyID.com. The first day of all spring sports will be February 26, 2018, which is immediately after the mid-winter break. Check the Newport High Athletics webpage to see what sports are offered during the spring season.   Please join us for an NTV Girl's Breakfast! This event is for 9th - 11th grade students interested in learning about the media & video production classes offered at Newport High School. Come to room 2412 on Wednesday, February 28th from 7:30am to 8:15am. FREE breakfast provided! RSVP is recommended but not required. For more information or to RSVP please contact Mrs. Lopez-Kopp in the library or via email at lopezk@bsd405.org.   This Week’s Student Events and Activities    AP Registration! You have one week left to register for AP exams. Registration is online at www.TotalRegistration.net/AP/480071 STUDENTS MUST REGISTER ONLINE BEFORE YOU PAY. Registration Deadline: February 16th Scholarship Deadline:  February 16th (pick up form in Main Office) Payment Deadline:  March 1st Exam Price and payment options:  $94 per exam with the exception of Capstone Research $142.  Two options to pay: Online through BSD www.bsd405.org/pay or payment to the Accountant. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Rooney (rooneyj@bsd405.org) or in the Counseling Center.   It is almost time to register for next year’s classes. The music department has a new elective called “Introductory Band and Orchestra” that is designed for students that want to play an instrument but have not taken a music ensemble class in high school. When you get your registration materials the week after break, consider signing up for this course if this sounds like something you might be interested in. If you want more information, you can talk to your counselor or talk to Mr. Mahaffey in room 1221.   General Information  The Boys and Girls Club offers a free ongoing academic support program for students who are struggling with their grades. Students check in with a mentor once a week during the school day at Newport High School and come up with a plan for how to bring their grades up. Each week the mentor conducts grade checks and works with students to set goals. If you are interested, please contact Rachel Brown at rbrown@bgcbellevue.org OR stop by the library on Fridays and ask for Rachel. Website: http://www.bgcbellevue.org/Programs/Teens/BE-Great-Graduate   Get a Hot Breakfast Every Morning at Newport - Remember that our cafeteria serves hot breakfast every morning starting at 8 AM for a small fee paid with your district lunch account. Students using the free and reduced-price meal program can use that for breakfast.  An Express Lunch is offered on Wednesday during the nutritional break at 11:35 AM.   Dates to Remember: No School – Mid-Winter Break: Monday, February 19, 2018 – Friday, February 23, 2018 Parent Information Night – for CURRENT NHS Students-Grades 9, 10 & 11: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 6pm Follies Performance at Newport High School: Friday, March 2, 2018 and Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 7pm   KCLS News  The King County Library System (KCLS) offers free support for high school students and families. Check out the course descriptions, locations, dates and times using this link: King County Library System-Life After High School Resources.   With a KCLS student account your student ID now provides you with instant access to all of the online resources that KCLS offers. Use your student account to download an eBook or get homework help! Questions? Contact schoolcards@kcls.org   Counseling Center  Visit the Counseling Center webpage for resources and information. Scholarship - Go to Naviance. Community Service Opportunities - Click here for a listing: NHS Community Service Listings   College & Career Center News Visit the College & Career Center webpage for news and information.   NHS Clubs  Clubs and Activities - http://bsd405.org/nhs/knights/activities-clubs/   Athletics & ASB Activities  Website Links: http://www.kingcoathletics.com/index.php?pid=0.7.67.0.300   PTSA – Notes  PTA website: http://newportptsa.org/   Knight Valor is a Newport High School PTSA program designed to recognize students who have completed at least 100 community service hours ‘above’ the 40 hours required by the Bellevue School District for graduation.  Guidelines regarding acceptable community service hours for Knight Valor is consistent with those of the Bellevue School District.  Community service is any service that is done for schools, non-profit agencies and/or religious organizations.   More information on community service can be found using this link: http://bsd405.org/nhs/counseling/community-service/   Community service hours must be recorded, submitted, and approved in Naviance.  Students may reach out to Mrs. Aldridge in the counseling center for assistance before school or during lunch if assistance is needed when using Naviance. All community service hours must be ‘approved’ by May 23, 2018.  The PTSA may not be able to recognize students who submit their hours after this date. Beginning in 2018, students are no longer required to ‘apply’ for Knight Valor awards.  Juniors & seniors who have a minimum of 140 community service hours by May 23, 2018 will automatically be recognized unless the student specifically requests not to be recognized.  Juniors who qualify for Knight Valor will receive a certificate.  Seniors will receive a certificate, a pin, and they will be recognized in the graduation brochure.   Note: If community service hours are not entered into Naviance or if hours have been submitted to supervisors but have not been approved, those hours will not be considered.   Thus, only approved hours will be considered. Students who does not wish to be recognized as a Knight Valor award recipient must send an email to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com Questions or inquiries should be sent to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com.   Newport High School PTSA is enrolling all members on-line using PT-Avenue.  No more forms to complete.  Please click here to self-register.  Questions? Contact NHS PTSA.   Parents: Sign up to receive class specific information from your PTSA Class Liaison. Contact your liaison via the email below: Class of 2018 (Senior) - newporths2018@gmail.com  Class of 2019 (Junior) - newportclass2019@gmail.com  Class of 2020 (Sophomore) – nhsclassof2020@gmail.com Class of 2021 (Freshman) – newporthighptsa@gmail.com

Daily Bulletin – Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Daily Bulletin – Wednesday, February 14, 2018   Click here to reach the Bellevue School District website or here for the Newport High School website   New Information   For the safety of all - Please follow all traffic signs when you are on campus. At this time there are no further parking permits available.   Registration for spring sports is now open on FamilyID.com. The first day of all spring sports will be February 26, 2018, which is immediately after the mid-winter break. Check the Newport High Athletics webpage to see what sports are offered during the spring season.   Are you interested in Girls Tennis? Plan on attending the meeting today, Wednesday, February 14, 2018, in the Lecture Hall at 1:30pm.   This Week’s Student Events and Activities  AP Registration! You have one week left to register for AP exams. Registration is online at www.TotalRegistration.net/AP/480071 STUDENTS MUST REGISTER ONLINE BEFORE YOU PAY. Registration Deadline: February 16th Scholarship Deadline:  February 16th (pick up form in Main Office) Payment Deadline:  March 1st Exam Price and payment options:  $94 per exam with the exception of Capstone Research $142.  Two options to pay: Online through BSD www.bsd405.org/pay or payment to the Accountant. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Rooney (rooneyj@bsd405.org) or in the Counseling Center.   It is almost time to register for next year’s classes. The music department has a new elective called “Introductory Band and Orchestra” that is designed for students that want to play an instrument but have not taken a music ensemble class in high school. When you get your registration materials the week after break, consider signing up for this course if this sounds like something you might be interested in. If you want more information, you can talk to your counselor or talk to Mr. Mahaffey in room 1221.     General Information  The Boys and Girls Club offers a free ongoing academic support program for students who are struggling with their grades. Students check in with a mentor once a week during the school day at Newport High School and come up with a plan for how to bring their grades up. Each week the mentor conducts grade checks and works with students to set goals. If you are interested, please contact Rachel Brown at rbrown@bgcbellevue.org OR stop by the library on Fridays and ask for Rachel. Website: http://www.bgcbellevue.org/Programs/Teens/BE-Great-Graduate   Get a Hot Breakfast Every Morning at Newport - Remember that our cafeteria serves hot breakfast every morning starting at 8 AM for a small fee paid with your district lunch account. Students using the free and reduced-price meal program can use that for breakfast.  An Express Lunch is offered on Wednesday during the nutritional break at 11:35 AM.   Dates to Remember: No School – Mid-Winter Break: Monday, February 19, 2018 – Friday, February 23, 2018 Parent Information Night – for CURRENT NHS Students-Grades 9, 10 & 11: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 6pm Follies Performance at Newport High School: Friday, March 2, 2018 and Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 7pm   KCLS News  The King County Library System (KCLS) offers free support for high school students and families. Check out the course descriptions, locations, dates and times using this link: King County Library System-Life After High School Resources.   With a KCLS student account your student ID now provides you with instant access to all of the online resources that KCLS offers. Use your student account to download an eBook or get homework help! Questions? Contact schoolcards@kcls.org   Counseling Center  Visit the Counseling Center webpage for resources and information. Scholarship - Go to Naviance. Community Service Opportunities - Click here for a listing: NHS Community Service Listings   College & Career Center News Visit the College & Career Center webpage for news and information.   NHS Clubs  Clubs and Activities - http://bsd405.org/nhs/knights/activities-clubs/   Athletics & ASB Activities  Website Links: http://www.kingcoathletics.com/index.php?pid=0.7.67.0.300   PTSA – Notes  PTA website: http://newportptsa.org/   Knight Valor is a Newport High School PTSA program designed to recognize students who have completed at least 100 community service hours ‘above’ the 40 hours required by the Bellevue School District for graduation.  Guidelines regarding acceptable community service hours for Knight Valor is consistent with those of the Bellevue School District.  Community service is any service that is done for schools, non-profit agencies and/or religious organizations.   More information on community service can be found using this link: http://bsd405.org/nhs/counseling/community-service/   Community service hours must be recorded, submitted, and approved in Naviance.  Students may reach out to Mrs. Aldridge in the counseling center for assistance before school or during lunch if assistance is needed when using Naviance. All community service hours must be ‘approved’ by May 23, 2018.  The PTSA may not be able to recognize students who submit their hours after this date. Beginning in 2018, students are no longer required to ‘apply’ for Knight Valor awards.  Juniors & seniors who have a minimum of 140 community service hours by May 23, 2018 will automatically be recognized unless the student specifically requests not to be recognized.  Juniors who qualify for Knight Valor will receive a certificate.  Seniors will receive a certificate, a pin, and they will be recognized in the graduation brochure.   Note: If community service hours are not entered into Naviance or if hours have been submitted to supervisors but have not been approved, those hours will not be considered.   Thus, only approved hours will be considered. Students who does not wish to be recognized as a Knight Valor award recipient must send an email to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com Questions or inquiries should be sent to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com.   Newport High School PTSA is enrolling all members on-line using PT-Avenue.  No more forms to complete.  Please click here to self-register.  Questions? Contact NHS PTSA.   Parents: Sign up to receive class specific information from your PTSA Class Liaison. Contact your liaison via the email below: Class of 2018 (Senior) - newporths2018@gmail.com  Class of 2019 (Junior) - newportclass2019@gmail.com  Class of 2020 (Sophomore) – nhsclassof2020@gmail.com Class of 2021 (Freshman) – newporthighptsa@gmail.com

Daily Bulletin – Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Daily Bulletin – Tuesday, February 13, 2018   Click here to reach the Bellevue School District website or here for the Newport High School website   New Information   NOTICE: At this time, there are no further parking permits available.    Join us for our Teaching Academy Breakfast! This event is for 9th through 11th grade students interested in learning about the Teaching Academy Program offered at Newport High. Join us this morning, February 13, 2018, at 7:40 – 8:20 am in Portable 5.   Registration for spring sports is now open on FamilyID.com. The first day of all spring sports will be February 26, 2018, which is immediately after the mid-winter break. Check the Newport High Athletics webpage to see what sports are offered during the spring season.   There is a mandatory meeting for any student interested or already signed up for Girls Tennis this Wednesday, February 14, 2018, in the Lecture Hall at 1:30pm.   Save lives by donating at the blood drive! Newport’s bi-annual blood drive is today!   Congratulations to Newport’s thespian troupe for their excellent performances at recent Individual Events festivals.  Six students qualified to compete at the International Thespian Festival: Jessica Fink, Julie Guinasso, Connor McKenna, Belle Nguyen, Ben Scott, and Rose Scott.   This Week’s Student Events and Activities  AP Registration! You have one week left to register for AP exams. Registration is online at www.TotalRegistration.net/AP/480071 STUDENTS MUST REGISTER ONLINE BEFORE YOU PAY. Registration Deadline: February 16th Scholarship Deadline:  February 16th (pick up form in Main Office) Payment Deadline:  March 1st Exam Price and payment options:  $94 per exam with the exception of Capstone Research $142.  Two options to pay: Online through BSD www.bsd405.org/pay or payment to the Accountant. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Rooney (rooneyj@bsd405.org) or in the Counseling Center.   It is almost time to register for next year’s classes. The music department has a new elective called “Introductory Band and Orchestra” that is designed for students that want to play an instrument but have not taken a music ensemble class in high school. When you get your registration materials the week after break, consider signing up for this course if this sounds like something you might be interested in. If you want more information, you can talk to your counselor or talk to Mr. Mahaffey in room 1221.   General Information  The Boys and Girls Club offers a free ongoing academic support program for students who are struggling with their grades. Students check in with a mentor once a week during the school day at Newport High School and come up with a plan for how to bring their grades up. Each week the mentor conducts grade checks and works with students to set goals. If you are interested, please contact Rachel Brown at rbrown@bgcbellevue.org OR stop by the library on Fridays and ask for Rachel. Website: http://www.bgcbellevue.org/Programs/Teens/BE-Great-Graduate   Get a Hot Breakfast Every Morning at Newport - Remember that our cafeteria serves hot breakfast every morning starting at 8 AM for a small fee paid with your district lunch account. Students using the free and reduced-price meal program can use that for breakfast.  An Express Lunch is offered on Wednesday during the nutritional break at 11:35 AM.   Dates to Remember: No School – Mid-Winter Break: Monday, February 19, 2018 – Friday, February 23, 2018 Parent Information Night – for CURRENT NHS Students-Grades 9, 10 & 11: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 6pm Follies Performance at Newport High School: Friday, March 2, 2018 and Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 7pm   KCLS News  The King County Library System (KCLS) offers free support for high school students and families. Check out the course descriptions, locations, dates and times using this link: King County Library System-Life After High School Resources.   With a KCLS student account your student ID now provides you with instant access to all of the online resources that KCLS offers. Use your student account to download an eBook or get homework help! Questions? Contact schoolcards@kcls.org   Counseling Center  Visit the Counseling Center webpage for resources and information. Scholarship - Go to Naviance. Community Service Opportunities - Click here for a listing: NHS Community Service Listings   College & Career Center News Visit the College & Career Center webpage for news and information.   NHS Clubs  Clubs and Activities - http://bsd405.org/nhs/knights/activities-clubs/   Athletics & ASB Activities  Website Links: http://www.kingcoathletics.com/index.php?pid=0.7.67.0.300   PTSA – Notes  PTA website: http://newportptsa.org/   Knight Valor is a Newport High School PTSA program designed to recognize students who have completed at least 100 community service hours ‘above’ the 40 hours required by the Bellevue School District for graduation.  Guidelines regarding acceptable community service hours for Knight Valor is consistent with those of the Bellevue School District.  Community service is any service that is done for schools, non-profit agencies and/or religious organizations.   More information on community service can be found using this link: http://bsd405.org/nhs/counseling/community-service/   Community service hours must be recorded, submitted, and approved in Naviance.  Students may reach out to Mrs. Aldridge in the counseling center for assistance before school or during lunch if assistance is needed when using Naviance. All community service hours must be ‘approved’ by May 23, 2018.  The PTSA may not be able to recognize students who submit their hours after this date. Beginning in 2018, students are no longer required to ‘apply’ for Knight Valor awards.  Juniors & seniors who have a minimum of 140 community service hours by May 23, 2018 will automatically be recognized unless the student specifically requests not to be recognized.  Juniors who qualify for Knight Valor will receive a certificate.  Seniors will receive a certificate, a pin, and they will be recognized in the graduation brochure.   Note: If community service hours are not entered into Naviance or if hours have been submitted to supervisors but have not been approved, those hours will not be considered.   Thus, only approved hours will be considered. Students who does not wish to be recognized as a Knight Valor award recipient must send an email to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com Questions or inquiries should be sent to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com.   Newport High School PTSA is enrolling all members on-line using PT-Avenue.  No more forms to complete.  Please click here to self-register.  Questions? Contact NHS PTSA.   Parents: Sign up to receive class specific information from your PTSA Class Liaison. Contact your liaison via the email below: Class of 2018 (Senior) - newporths2018@gmail.com  Class of 2019 (Junior) - newportclass2019@gmail.com  Class of 2020 (Sophomore) – nhsclassof2020@gmail.com Class of 2021 (Freshman) – newporthighptsa@gmail.com

Daily Bulletin – Monday, February 12, 2018

Daily Bulletin – Monday, February 12, 2018   Click here to reach the Bellevue School District website or here for the Newport High School website   New Information Join us for our Teaching Academy Breakfast! This event is for 9th through 11th grade students interested in learning about the Teaching Academy Program offered at Newport High. Join us February 13th 7:40 – 8:20 am in Portable 5. For more information and to RSVP contact Mr. Kilcup at 425.351.2575 or via email at kilcupr@bsd405.org   AP Registration! You have one week left to register for AP exams. Registration is online at www.TotalRegistration.net/AP/480071 STUDENT MUST REGISTER ONLINE BEFORE YOU PAY. Registration Deadline: February 16th Scholarship Deadline:  February 16th (pick up form in Main Office) Payment Deadline:  March 1st Exam Price and payment options:  $94 per exam with the exception of Capstone Research $142.  Two options to pay: Online through BSD www.bsd405.org/pay or payment to the Accountant. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Rooney (rooneyj@bsd405.org) or in the Counseling Center.   It is almost time to register for next year’s classes. The music department has a new elective called “Introductory Band and Orchestra” that is designed for students that want to play an instrument but have not taken a music ensemble class in high school. When you get your registration materials the week after break, consider signing up for this course if this sounds like something you might be interested in. If you want more information, you can talk to your counselor or talk to Mr. Mahaffey in room 1221.   Registration for spring sports is now open on FamilyID.com. The first day of all spring sports will be February 26, 2018, which is immediately after the mid-winter break. Check the Newport High Athletics webpage to see what sports are offered during the spring season.   This Week’s Student Events and Activities  Take part in everyone’s favorite Newport tradition by purchasing Valograms today through today, February 12, 2018. Buy a card and song for a friend or staff member for only $3.00 and add an additional treat bag for an extra $1.00. Find us at lunch and before school.   There is a mandatory meeting for any student interested or already signed up for Girls Tennis this Wednesday, February 14, 2018, in the Lecture Hall at 1:30pm.   Save lives by donating at the blood drive! Newport’s bi-annual blood drive is tomorrow, February 13, 2019, and we need donors. Signups are going on now through today during both lunches or in Madam Eastman’s room (1102). Hope to see you there.   General Information  Just Poké and NRG948 have collaborated! Come into the new Factoria Just Poké by Target and a portion of the proceeds will go to the Newport Robotics Group.   The Boys and Girls Club offers a free ongoing academic support program for students who are struggling with their grades. Students check in with a mentor once a week during the school day at Newport High School and come up with a plan for how to bring their grades up. Each week the mentor conducts grade checks and works with students to set goals. If you are interested, please contact Rachel Brown at rbrown@bgcbellevue.org OR stop by the library on Fridays and ask for Rachel. Website: http://www.bgcbellevue.org/Programs/Teens/BE-Great-Graduate   Get a Hot Breakfast Every Morning at Newport - Remember that our cafeteria serves hot breakfast every morning starting at 8 AM for a small fee paid with your district lunch account. Students using the free and reduced-price meal program can use that for breakfast.  An Express Lunch is offered on Wednesday during the nutritional break at 11:35 AM.   Dates to Remember: No School – Mid-Winter Break: Monday, February 19, 2018 – Friday, February 23, 2018 Parent Information Night – for CURRENT NHS Students-Grades 9, 10 & 11: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 6pm Follies Performance at Newport High School: Friday, March 2, 2018 and Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 7pm   KCLS News  The King County Library System (KCLS) offers free support for high school students and families. Check out the course descriptions, locations, dates and times using this link: King County Library System-Life After High School Resources.   With a KCLS student account your student ID now provides you with instant access to all of the online resources that KCLS offers. Use your student account to download an eBook or get homework help! Questions? Contact schoolcards@kcls.org   Counseling Center  Visit the Counseling Center webpage for resources and information. Scholarship - Go to Naviance. Community Service Opportunities - Click here for a listing: NHS Community Service Listings   College & Career Center News Visit the College & Career Center webpage for news and information.   NHS Clubs  Clubs and Activities - http://bsd405.org/nhs/knights/activities-clubs/   Athletics & ASB Activities  Website Links: http://www.kingcoathletics.com/index.php?pid=0.7.67.0.300   PTSA – Notes  PTA website: http://newportptsa.org/   Knight Valor is a Newport High School PTSA program designed to recognize students who have completed at least 100 community service hours ‘above’ the 40 hours required by the Bellevue School District for graduation.  Guidelines regarding acceptable community service hours for Knight Valor is consistent with those of the Bellevue School District.  Community service is any service that is done for schools, non-profit agencies and/or religious organizations.   More information on community service can be found using this link: http://bsd405.org/nhs/counseling/community-service/   Community service hours must be recorded, submitted, and approved in Naviance.  Students may reach out to Mrs. Aldridge in the counseling center for assistance before school or during lunch if assistance is needed when using Naviance. All community service hours must be ‘approved’ by May 23, 2018.  The PTSA may not be able to recognize students who submit their hours after this date. Beginning in 2018, students are no longer required to ‘apply’ for Knight Valor awards.  Juniors & seniors who have a minimum of 140 community service hours by May 23, 2018 will automatically be recognized unless the student specifically requests not to be recognized.  Juniors who qualify for Knight Valor will receive a certificate.  Seniors will receive a certificate, a pin, and they will be recognized in the graduation brochure.   Note: If community service hours are not entered into Naviance or if hours have been submitted to supervisors but have not been approved, those hours will not be considered.   Thus, only approved hours will be considered. Students who does not wish to be recognized as a Knight Valor award recipient must send an email to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com Questions or inquiries should be sent to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com.   Newport High School PTSA is enrolling all members on-line using PT-Avenue.  No more forms to complete.  Please click here to self-register.  Questions? Contact NHS PTSA.   Parents: Sign up to receive class specific information from your PTSA Class Liaison. Contact your liaison via the email below: Class of 2018 (Senior) - newporths2018@gmail.com  Class of 2019 (Junior) - newportclass2019@gmail.com  Class of 2020 (Sophomore) – nhsclassof2020@gmail.com Class of 2021 (Freshman) – newporthighptsa@gmail.com

Daily Bulletin – Friday, February 9, 2018

Daily Bulletin – Friday, February 9, 2018   Click here to reach the Bellevue School District website or here for the Newport High School website   New Information There is a mandatory meeting for any student interested or already signed up for Girls Tennis next Wednesday, February 14, 2018, in the Lecture Hall at 1:30pm.   Come watch Dr. Leff share his talents in Friday Knight Live tonight – with musical guest Jett Goforth!!  Tickets are $5 at the door.   Save lives by donating at the blood drive! Newport’s bi-annual blood drive is back on February 13, 2019, and we need donors. Signups are going on now through today during both lunches or in Madam Eastman’s room (1102). Hope to see you there.   Come to Days for Girls today at 3:50pm in room 1101. We will be having a guest speaker, Jennifer Ting, Days for Girls Ambassador. She has a special presentation on her experience traveling around the world. Come join us!   Take part in everyone’s favorite Newport tradition by purchasing Valograms today through Tuesday, February 12, 2018. Buy a card and song for a friend or staff member for only $3.00 and add an additional treat bag for an extra $1.00. Find us at lunch and before school.   Bonjour Newport! Come to French Club today to learn how to write a Valentine’s Day card in French. We will be playing a movie, and snacks will be provided! Make sure you do not miss out on this fun time.   AP Registration! You have one week left to register for AP exams. Registration is online at www.TotalRegistration.net/AP/480071 STUDENT MUST REGISTER ONLINE BEFORE YOU PAY. Registration Deadline: February 16th Scholarship Deadline:  February 16th (pick up form in Main Office) Payment Deadline:  March 1st Exam Price and payment options:  $94 per exam with the exception of Capstone Research $142.  Two options to pay: Online through BSD www.bsd405.org/pay or payment to the Accountant. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Rooney (rooneyj@bsd405.org) or in the Counseling Center.   This Week’s Student Events and Activities  Join us for our Teaching Academy Breakfast! This event is for 9th through 11th grade students interested in learning about the Teaching Academy Program offered at Newport High. Join us February 13th 7:40 – 8:20 am in Portable 5. For more information and to RSVP contact Mr. Kilcup at 425.351.2575 or via email at kilcupr@bsd405.org   Just Poké and NRG948 have collaborated! Come into the new Factoria Just Poké by Target and a portion of the proceeds will go to the Newport Robotics Group.   General Information  It is hard to believe, but registration for the 2018-2019 school year is coming up in about 1 month! The music department would like to let you know about a new class that will be offered as an elective next year. If you are currently not in band or orchestra but are interested in learning how to play an instrument, the course will be available to all students next year. The title of the course is “Introductory Band and Orchestra”. Any Newport student is welcome to join, no experience necessary!   The Boys and Girls Club offers a free ongoing academic support program for students who are struggling with their grades. Students check in with a mentor once a week during the school day at Newport High School and come up with a plan for how to bring their grades up. Each week the mentor conducts grade checks and works with students to set goals. If you are interested, please contact Rachel Brown at rbrown@bgcbellevue.org OR stop by the library on Fridays and ask for Rachel. Website: http://www.bgcbellevue.org/Programs/Teens/BE-Great-Graduate   Get a Hot Breakfast Every Morning at Newport - Remember that our cafeteria serves hot breakfast every morning starting at 8 AM for a small fee paid with your district lunch account. Students using the free and reduced-price meal program can use that for breakfast.  An Express Lunch is offered on Wednesday during the nutritional break at 11:35 AM.   Dates to Remember: Boys Varsity Basketball at Mount Si High School – Friday, February 9, 2018 at 5pm Girls Varsity Basketball versus Inglemoor High School – Friday, February 9, 2018 at 7pm Boys Varsity Swim - 4A District Preliminaries – Mary Wayte Pool - 8815 SE 40th Street, Mercer Island – Friday, February 9, 2018, at TBD. Boys Varsity Swim – 4A District Finals – Mary Wayte Pool – 8815 SE 40th Street, Mercer Island – Saturday, February 10, 2018, at TBD. No School – Mid-Winter Break: Monday, February 19, 2018 – Friday, February 23, 2018 Parent Information Night – for CURRENT NHS Students-Grades 9, 10 & 11: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 6pm Follies Performance at Newport High School: Friday, March 2, 2018 and Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 7pm   KCLS News  The King County Library System (KCLS) offers free support for high school students and families. Check out the course descriptions, locations, dates and times using this link: King County Library System-Life After High School Resources.   With a KCLS student account your student ID now provides you with instant access to all of the online resources that KCLS offers. Use your student account to download an eBook or get homework help! Questions? Contact schoolcards@kcls.org   Counseling Center  Visit the Counseling Center webpage for resources and information. Scholarship - Go to Naviance. Community Service Opportunities - Click here for a listing: NHS Community Service Listings   College & Career Center News Visit the College & Career Center webpage for news and information.   NHS Clubs  Clubs and Activities - http://bsd405.org/nhs/knights/activities-clubs/   Athletics & ASB Activities  Website Links: http://www.kingcoathletics.com/index.php?pid=0.7.67.0.300   Registration for spring sports is now open on FamilyID.com. The first day of all spring sports will be February 26, 2018, which is immediately after the mid-winter break. Check the Newport High Athletics webpage to see what sports are offered during the spring season.   PTSA – Notes  PTA website: http://newportptsa.org/   Knight Valor is a Newport High School PTSA program designed to recognize students who have completed at least 100 community service hours ‘above’ the 40 hours required by the Bellevue School District for graduation.  Guidelines regarding acceptable community service hours for Knight Valor is consistent with those of the Bellevue School District.  Community service is any service that is done for schools, non-profit agencies and/or religious organizations.   More information on community service can be found using this link: http://bsd405.org/nhs/counseling/community-service/   Community service hours must be recorded, submitted, and approved in Naviance.  Students may reach out to Mrs. Aldridge in the counseling center for assistance before school or during lunch if assistance is needed when using Naviance. All community service hours must be ‘approved’ by May 23, 2018.  The PTSA may not be able to recognize students who submit their hours after this date. Beginning in 2018, students are no longer required to ‘apply’ for Knight Valor awards.  Juniors & seniors who have a minimum of 140 community service hours by May 23, 2018 will automatically be recognized unless the student specifically requests not to be recognized.  Juniors who qualify for Knight Valor will receive a certificate.  Seniors will receive a certificate, a pin, and they will be recognized in the graduation brochure.   Note: If community service hours are not entered into Naviance or if hours have been submitted to supervisors but have not been approved, those hours will not be considered.   Thus, only approved hours will be considered. Students who does not wish to be recognized as a Knight Valor award recipient must send an email to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com Questions or inquiries should be sent to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com.   Newport High School PTSA is enrolling all members on-line using PT-Avenue.  No more forms to complete.  Please click here to self-register.  Questions? Contact NHS PTSA.   Parents: Sign up to receive class specific information from your PTSA Class Liaison. Contact your liaison via the email below: Class of 2018 (Senior) - newporths2018@gmail.com  Class of 2019 (Junior) - newportclass2019@gmail.com  Class of 2020 (Sophomore) – nhsclassof2020@gmail.com Class of 2021 (Freshman) – newporthighptsa@gmail.com

Daily Bulletin – Thursday, February 8, 2018

Daily Bulletin – Thursday, February 8, 2018   Click here to reach the Bellevue School District website or here for the Newport High School website   New Information After-school auditions for Laramie Project are today, February 8th.  Audition information and applications are available outside room 1207.   There is a mandatory meeting for any student interested or already signed up for Girls Tennis next Wednesday, February 14, 2018, in the Lecture Hall at 1:30pm.   This Week’s Student Events and Activities  This Friday come watch Dr. Leff share his talents in Friday Knight Live.  Musical guest Jett Goforth!!  Tickets are $5 at the door.   Save lives by donating at the blood drive! Newport’s bi-annual blood drive is back on February 13, 2019, and we need donors. Signups are going on now through February 9, 2018, during both lunches or in Madam Eastman’s room (1102). Hope to see you there.   Come to Days for Girls this Friday, February 9, 2018 at 3:50pm, room 1101. We will be having a guest speaker, Jennifer Ting, Days for Girls Ambassador. She has a special presentation on her experience traveling around the world. Come join us!   Join us for our Teaching Academy Breakfast! This event is for 9th through 11th grade students interested in learning about the Teaching Academy Program offered at Newport High. Join us February 13th 7:40 – 8:20 am in Portable 5. For more information and to RSVP contact Mr. Kilcup at 425.351.2575 or via email at kilcupr@bsd405.org   Just Poké and NRG948 have collaborated! Come into the new Factoria Just Poké by Target and a portion of the proceeds will go to the Newport Robotics Group.   Take part in everyone’s favorite Newport tradition by purchasing Valograms today through Tuesday, February 12, 2018. Buy a card and song for a friend or staff member for only $3.00 and add an additional treat bag for an extra $1.00. Find us at lunch and before school.   Bonjour Newport! Come to French Club this Friday, February 9th to learn how to write a Valentine’s Day card in French. We will be playing a movie, and snacks will be provided! Make sure you do not miss out on this fun time.   AP Registration! You have two weeks left to register for AP exams. Registration is online at www.TotalRegistration.net/AP/480071 STUDENT MUST REGISTER ONLINE BEFORE YOU PAY. Registration Deadline: February 16th Scholarship Deadline:  February 16th (pick up form in Main Office) Payment Deadline:  March 1st Exam Price and payment options:  $94 per exam with the exception of Capstone Research $142.  Two options to pay: Online through BSD or payment to the Accountant. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Rooney (rooneyj@bsd405.org) or in the Counseling Center.   General Information  It is hard to believe, but registration for the 2018-2019 school year is coming up in about 1 month! The music department would like to let you know about a new class that will be offered as an elective next year. If you are currently not in band or orchestra but are interested in learning how to play an instrument, the course will be available to all students next year. The title of the course is “Introductory Band and Orchestra”. Any Newport student is welcome to join, no experience necessary!   The Boys and Girls Club offers a free ongoing academic support program for students who are struggling with their grades. Students check in with a mentor once a week during the school day at Newport High School and come up with a plan for how to bring their grades up. Each week the mentor conducts grade checks and works with students to set goals. If you are interested, please contact Rachel Brown at rbrown@bgcbellevue.org OR stop by the library on Fridays and ask for Rachel. Website: http://www.bgcbellevue.org/Programs/Teens/BE-Great-Graduate   Get a Hot Breakfast Every Morning at Newport - Remember that our cafeteria serves hot breakfast every morning starting at 8 AM for a small fee paid with your district lunch account. Students using the free and reduced-price meal program can use that for breakfast.  An Express Lunch is offered on Wednesday during the nutritional break at 11:35 AM.   Dates to Remember: College Conference at Newport High School: Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 5:45pm Boys Varsity Basketball at Mount Si High School – Friday, February 9, 2018 at 5pm Girls Varsity Basketball versus Inglemoor High School – Friday, February 9, 2018 at 7pm Boys Varsity Swim - 4A District Preliminaries – Mary Wayte Pool - 8815 SE 40th Street, Mercer Island – Friday, February 9, 2018, at TBD. Boys Varsity Swim – 4A District Finals – Mary Wayte Pool – 8815 SE 40th Street, Mercer Island – Saturday, February 10, 2018, at TBD. No School – Mid-Winter Break: Monday, February 19, 2018 – Friday, February 23, 2018 Parent Information Night – for CURRENT NHS Students-Grades 9, 10 & 11: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 6pm Follies Performance at Newport High School: Friday, March 2, 2018 and Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 7pm   KCLS News  The King County Library System (KCLS) offers free support for high school students and families. Check out the course descriptions, locations, dates and times using this link: King County Library System-Life After High School Resources.   With a KCLS student account your student ID now provides you with instant access to all of the online resources that KCLS offers. Use your student account to download an eBook or get homework help! Questions? Contact schoolcards@kcls.org   Counseling Center  Visit the Counseling Center webpage for resources and information. Scholarship - Go to Naviance. Community Service Opportunities - Click here for a listing: NHS Community Service Listings   College & Career Center News Visit the College & Career Center webpage for news and information.   NHS Clubs  Clubs and Activities - http://bsd405.org/nhs/knights/activities-clubs/   Athletics & ASB Activities  Website Links: http://www.kingcoathletics.com/index.php?pid=0.7.67.0.300   Registration for spring sports is now open on FamilyID.com. The first day of all spring sports will be February 26, 2018, which is immediately after the mid-winter break. Check at the Newport High Athletics webpage to see what sports are offered during the spring season.   PTSA – Notes  PTA website: http://newportptsa.org/   Knight Valor is a Newport High School PTSA program designed to recognize students who have completed at least 100 community service hours ‘above’ the 40 hours required by the Bellevue School District for graduation.  Guidelines regarding acceptable community service hours for Knight Valor is consistent with those of the Bellevue School District.  Community service is any service that is done for schools, non-profit agencies and/or religious organizations.   More information on community service can be found using this link: http://bsd405.org/nhs/counseling/community-service/   Community service hours must be recorded, submitted, and approved in Naviance.  Students may reach out to Mrs. Aldridge in the counseling center for assistance before school or during lunch if assistance is needed when using Naviance. All community service hours must be ‘approved’ by May 23, 2018.  The PTSA may not be able to recognize students who submit their hours after this date. Beginning in 2018, students are no longer required to ‘apply’ for Knight Valor awards.  Juniors & seniors who have a minimum of 140 community service hours by May 23, 2018 will automatically be recognized unless the student specifically requests not to be recognized.  Juniors who qualify for Knight Valor will receive a certificate.  Seniors will receive a certificate, a pin, and they will be recognized in the graduation brochure.   Note: If community service hours are not entered into Naviance or if hours have been submitted to supervisors but have not been approved, those hours will not be considered.   Thus, only approved hours will be considered. Students who does not wish to be recognized as a Knight Valor award recipient must send an email to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com Questions or inquiries should be sent to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com.   Newport High School PTSA is enrolling all members on-line using PT-Avenue.  No more forms to complete.  Please click here to self-register.  Questions? Contact NHS PTSA.   Parents: Sign up to receive class specific information from your PTSA Class Liaison. Contact your liaison via the email below: Class of 2018 (Senior) - newporths2018@gmail.com  Class of 2019 (Junior) - newportclass2019@gmail.com  Class of 2020 (Sophomore) – nhsclassof2020@gmail.com Class of 2021 (Freshman) – newporthighptsa@gmail.com

Daily Bulletin – Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Daily Bulletin – Wednesday, February 7, 2018   Click here to reach the Bellevue School District website or here for the Newport High School website   New Information After-school auditions for Laramie Project are today, February 7th and Thursday, February 8th.  Audition information and applications are available outside room 1207.   Are you interested in learning more about Running Start for next year?  Are you a 10th or 11th grader this year?  If so, please come to the Running Start Information Meeting today, Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 1:30pm in the Lecture Hall.  Find out if Running Start is right for you and how you can enroll.   This Friday come watch Dr. Leff share his talents in Friday Knight Live.  Musical guest Jett Goforth!!  Tickets are $5 at the door.   Save lives by donating at the blood drive! Newport’s bi-annual blood drive is back on February 13, 2019, and we need donors. Signups are going on now through February 9, 2018, during both lunches or in Madam Eastman’s room (1102). Hope to see you there.   Come to Days for Girls this Friday, February 9, 2018 at 3:50pm, room 1101. We will be having a guest speaker, Jennifer Ting, Days for Girls Ambassador. She has a special presentation on her experience traveling around the world. Come join us!   Join us for our Teaching Academy Breakfast! This event is for 9th through 11th grade students interested in learning about the Teaching Academy Program offered at Newport High. Join us February 13th 7:40 – 8:20 am in Portable 5. For more information and to RSVP contact Mr. Kilcup at 425.351.2575 or via email at kilcupr@bsd405.org   Just Poké and NRG948 have collaborated! Come into the new Factoria Just Poké by Target and a portion of the proceeds will go to the Newport Robotics Group.   This Week’s Student Events and Activities  Take part in everyone’s favorite Newport tradition by purchasing Valograms today through Tuesday, February 12, 2018. Buy a card and song for a friend or staff member for only $3.00 and add an additional treat bag for an extra $1.00. Find us at lunch and before school.   Bonjour Newport! Come to French Club this Friday, February 9th to learn how to write a Valentine’s Day card in French. We will be playing a movie, and snacks will be provided! Make sure you do not miss out on this fun time.   It is hard to believe, but registration for the 2018-2019 school year is coming up in about 1 month! The music department would like to let you know about a new class that will be offered as an elective next year. If you are currently not in band or orchestra but are interested in learning how to play an instrument, the course will be available to all students next year. The title of the course is “Introductory Band and Orchestra”. Any Newport student is welcome to join, no experience necessary!   AP Registration! You have two weeks left to register for AP exams. Registration is online at www.TotalRegistration.net/AP/480071 STUDENT MUST REGISTER ONLINE BEFORE YOU PAY. Registration Deadline: February 16th Scholarship Deadline:  February 16th (pick up form in Main Office) Payment Deadline:  March 1st Exam Price and payment options:  $94 per exam with the exception of Capstone Research $142.  Two options to pay: Online through BSD or payment to the Accountant. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Rooney (rooneyj@bsd405.org) or in the Counseling Center.   General Information  The Boys and Girls Club offers a free ongoing academic support program for students who are struggling with their grades. Students check in with a mentor once a week during the school day at Newport High School and come up with a plan for how to bring their grades up. Each week the mentor conducts grade checks and works with students to set goals. If you are interested, please contact Rachel Brown at rbrown@bgcbellevue.org OR stop by the library on Fridays and ask for Rachel. Website: http://www.bgcbellevue.org/Programs/Teens/BE-Great-Graduate   Get a Hot Breakfast Every Morning at Newport - Remember that our cafeteria serves hot breakfast every morning starting at 8 AM for a small fee paid with your district lunch account. Students using the free and reduced-price meal program can use that for breakfast.  An Express Lunch is offered on Wednesday during the nutritional break at 11:35 AM.   Dates to Remember: Running Start Info Session-for CURRENT 10th & 11th grade students: February 7, 2018 at 1:30pm PTSA Board Meeting: February 7, 2018 at 6:30pm College Conference at Newport High School: Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 5:45pm No School – Mid-Winter Break: Monday, February 19, 2018 – Friday, February 23, 2018 Parent Information Night – for CURRENT NHS Students-Grades 9, 10 & 11: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 6pm Follies Performance at Newport High School: Friday, March 2, 2018 and Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 7pm   KCLS News  The King County Library System (KCLS) offers free support for high school students and families. Check out the course descriptions, locations, dates and times using this link: King County Library System-Life After High School Resources.   With a KCLS student account your student ID now provides you with instant access to all of the online resources that KCLS offers. Use your student account to download an eBook or get homework help! Questions? Contact schoolcards@kcls.org   Counseling Center  Visit the Counseling Center webpage for resources and information. Scholarship - Go to Naviance. Community Service Opportunities - Click here for a listing: NHS Community Service Listings   College & Career Center News Visit the College & Career Center webpage for news and information.   NHS Clubs  Clubs and Activities - http://bsd405.org/nhs/knights/activities-clubs/   Athletics & ASB Activities  Website Links: http://www.kingcoathletics.com/index.php?pid=0.7.67.0.300   Registration for spring sports is now open on FamilyID.com. The first day of all spring sports will be February 26, 2018, which is immediately after the mid-winter break. Check at the Newport High Athletics webpage to see what sports are offered during the spring season.   PTSA – Notes  PTA website: http://newportptsa.org/   Knight Valor is a Newport High School PTSA program designed to recognize students who have completed at least 100 community service hours ‘above’ the 40 hours required by the Bellevue School District for graduation.  Guidelines regarding acceptable community service hours for Knight Valor is consistent with those of the Bellevue School District.  Community service is any service that is done for schools, non-profit agencies and/or religious organizations.   More information on community service can be found using this link: http://bsd405.org/nhs/counseling/community-service/   Community service hours must be recorded, submitted, and approved in Naviance.  Students may reach out to Mrs. Aldridge in the counseling center for assistance before school or during lunch if assistance is needed when using Naviance. All community service hours must be ‘approved’ by May 23, 2018.  The PTSA may not be able to recognize students who submit their hours after this date. Beginning in 2018, students are no longer required to ‘apply’ for Knight Valor awards.  Juniors & seniors who have a minimum of 140 community service hours by May 23, 2018 will automatically be recognized unless the student specifically requests not to be recognized.  Juniors who qualify for Knight Valor will receive a certificate.  Seniors will receive a certificate, a pin, and they will be recognized in the graduation brochure.   Note: If community service hours are not entered into Naviance or if hours have been submitted to supervisors but have not been approved, those hours will not be considered.   Thus, only approved hours will be considered. Students who does not wish to be recognized as a Knight Valor award recipient must send an email to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com Questions or inquiries should be sent to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com.   Newport High School PTSA is enrolling all members on-line using PT-Avenue.  No more forms to complete.  Please click here to self-register.  Questions? Contact NHS PTSA.   Parents: Sign up to receive class specific information from your PTSA Class Liaison. Contact your liaison via the email below: Class of 2018 (Senior) - newporths2018@gmail.com  Class of 2019 (Junior) - newportclass2019@gmail.com  Class of 2020 (Sophomore) – nhsclassof2020@gmail.com Class of 2021 (Freshman) – newporthighptsa@gmail.com

Daily Bulletin – Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Daily Bulletin – Tuesday, February 6, 2018   Click here to reach the Bellevue School District website or here for the Newport High School website   New Information Congratulations to Senior, Mary Elizabeth Adler, who won 2nd place in The American Prize National Classical Vocal Competition in the Art songs and Oratorio high school division!   Take part in everyone’s favorite Newport tradition by purchasing Valograms today through Tuesday, February 12, 2018. Buy a card and song for a friend or staff member for only $3.00 and add an additional treat bag for an extra $1.00. Find us at lunch and before school.   Do you have an amazing talent to show off? Or maybe a fun skill you want to share? Well now you can with Newport High School’s Follies! Follies is our annual talent show, coming up this March 2nd and 3rd. Auditions continue today, February 6th and start at 3:40pm. Sign up now in the main office! We also accept sign-ups for Video Submissions to Mr. Nonis.  Videos are due February 9th.   The WANIC Fair – is today, Tuesday, February 6, 2018, during both lunches. Talk with the instructors and hear about the programs before you register. If you have specific questions regarding the programs being offered outside of the Bellevue School District, please contact Vanessa Lopez-Kopp, College and Career Adviser – lopezk@bsd405.org or call 425.456.7520. Check out the CTE Newsletter: January 2018 CTE Spotlight   After-school auditions for Laramie Project are coming up tomorrow, February 7th and Thursday, February 8th.  Audition information and applications are available outside room 1207.   Are you interested in learning more about Running Start for next year?  Are you a 10th or 11th grader this year?  If so, please come to the Running Start Information Meeting tomorrow, Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 1:30pm in the Lecture Hall.  Find out if Running Start is right for you and how you can enroll.   Bonjour Newport! Come to French Club this Friday, February 9th to learn how to write a Valentine’s Day card in French. We will be playing a movie, and snacks will be provided! Make sure you do not miss out on this fun time.   It is hard to believe, but registration for the 2018-2019 school year is coming up in about 1 month! The music department would like to let you know about a new class that will be offered as an elective next year. If you are currently not in band or orchestra but are interested in learning how to play an instrument, the course will be available to all students next year. The title of the course is “Introductory Band and Orchestra”. Any Newport student is welcome to join, no experience necessary!   This Week’s Student Events and Activities  AP Registration! You have two weeks left to register for AP exams. Registration is online at www.TotalRegistration.net/AP/480071 STUDENT MUST REGISTER ONLINE BEFORE YOU PAY. Registration Deadline: February 16th Scholarship Deadline:  February 16th (pick up form in Main Office) Payment Deadline:  March 1st Exam Price and payment options:  $94 per exam with the exception of Capstone Research $142.  Two options to pay: Online through BSD or payment to the Accountant. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Rooney (rooneyj@bsd405.org) or in the Counseling Center.   The Boys and Girls Club offers a free ongoing academic support program for students who are struggling with their grades. Students check in with a mentor once a week during the school day at Newport High School and come up with a plan for how to bring their grades up. Each week the mentor conducts grade checks and works with students to set goals. If you are interested, please contact Rachel Brown at rbrown@bgcbellevue.org OR stop by the library on Fridays and ask for Rachel. Website: http://www.bgcbellevue.org/Programs/Teens/BE-Great-Graduate   Save lives by donating at the blood drive! Newport’s bi-annual blood drive is back on February 13, 2019, and we need donors. Signups are from January 31 to February 9, 2018, during both lunches or in Madam Eastman’s room (1102). Hope to see you there.   Join us for our Teaching Academy Breakfast! This event is for 9th through 11th grade students interested in learning about the Teaching Academy Program offered at Newport High. Join us February 13th 7:40 – 8:20 am in Portable 5. For more information and to RSVP contact Mr. Kilcup at 425.351.2575 or via email at kilcupr@bsd405.org   General Information  Get a Hot Breakfast Every Morning at Newport - Remember that our cafeteria serves hot breakfast every morning starting at 8 AM for a small fee paid with your district lunch account. Students using the free and reduced-price meal program can use that for breakfast.  An Express Lunch is offered on Wednesday during the nutritional break at 11:35 AM.   Dates to Remember: Running Start Info Session-for CURRENT 10th & 11th grade students: February 7, 2018 at 1:30pm PTSA Board Meeting: February 7, 2018 at 6:30pm College Conference at Newport High School: Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 5:45pm No School – Mid-Winter Break: Monday, February 19, 2018 – Friday, February 23, 2018 Parent Information Night – for CURRENT NHS Students-Grades 9, 10 & 11: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 6pm Follies Performance at Newport High School: Friday, March 2, 2018 and Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 7pm   KCLS News  The King County Library System (KCLS) offers free support for high school students and families. Check out the course descriptions, locations, dates and times using this link: King County Library System-Life After High School Resources.   Have you resolved to learn a new language this year? Try Mango Languages. With a KCLS library card (or student account) it is free to use on a computer, smartphone, or tablet.   Counseling Center  Visit the Counseling Center webpage for resources and information. Scholarship - Go to Naviance. Community Service Opportunities - Click here for a listing: NHS Community Service Listings    College & Career Center News Visit the College & Career Center webpage for news and information.     NHS Clubs  Clubs and Activities - http://bsd405.org/nhs/knights/activities-clubs/   Athletics & ASB Activities  Website Links: http://www.kingcoathletics.com/index.php?pid=0.7.67.0.300   Registration for spring sports is now open on FamilyID.com. The first day of all spring sports will be February 26, 2018, which is immediately after the mid-winter break. Check at the Newport High Athletics webpage to see what sports are offered during the spring season.   PTSA – Notes  PTA website: http://newportptsa.org/   Knight Valor is a Newport High School PTSA program designed to recognize students who have completed at least 100 community service hours ‘above’ the 40 hours required by the Bellevue School District for graduation.  Guidelines regarding acceptable community service hours for Knight Valor is consistent with those of the Bellevue School District.  Community service is any service that is done for schools, non-profit agencies and/or religious organizations.   More information on community service can be found using this link: http://bsd405.org/nhs/counseling/community-service/   Community service hours must be recorded, submitted, and approved in Naviance.  Students may reach out to Mrs. Aldridge in the counseling center for assistance before school or during lunch if assistance is needed when using Naviance. All community service hours must be ‘approved’ by May 23, 2018.  The PTSA may not be able to recognize students who submit their hours after this date. Beginning in 2018, students are no longer required to ‘apply’ for Knight Valor awards.  Juniors & seniors who have a minimum of 140 community service hours by May 23, 2018 will automatically be recognized unless the student specifically requests not to be recognized.  Juniors who qualify for Knight Valor will receive a certificate.  Seniors will receive a certificate, a pin, and they will be recognized in the graduation brochure.   Note: If community service hours are not entered into Naviance or if hours have been submitted to supervisors but have not been approved, those hours will not be considered.   Thus, only approved hours will be considered. Students who does not wish to be recognized as a Knight Valor award recipient must send an email to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com Questions or inquiries should be sent to knightvalor.nhsptsa@gmail.com.   Newport High School PTSA is enrolling all members on-line using PT-Avenue.  No more forms to complete.  Please click here to self-register.  Questions? Contact NHS PTSA.   Parents: Sign up to receive class specific information from your PTSA Class Liaison. Contact your liaison via the email below: Class of 2018 (Senior) - newporths2018@gmail.com  Class of 2019 (Junior) - newportclass2019@gmail.com  Class of 2020 (Sophomore) – nhsclassof2020@gmail.com Class of 2021 (Freshman) – newporthighptsa@gmail.com